Dr. Jonathan L. Glashow: Top Orthopedic Surgeon NYC / Best Rated Orthopedic Surgeon NYC

jonathan l glashowJonathan L. Glashow, M.D.
737 Park Ave
New York, NY 10021-3226
(212) 794-5096

Dr. Jonathan Glashow is a Board Certified orthopedic surgeon and Co-Chief of Sports Medicine Orthopedics at New York’s Mount Sinai Medical Center and has been in private practice for over 23 years. He specializes exclusively in shoulder and knee injuries including advanced arthroscopic all-inside anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction, revision ACL reconstruction, as well as state of the art techniques for arthroscopic rotator cuff repair, shoulder labral repairMCL repair, meniscal transplants, fractures, and separated shoulder surgery.

Widely respected for his precision and application of ground breaking surgical techniques, Dr. Glashow’s approach is based on a philosophy that each individual procedure is specific and customized to the individual needs of each patient. He uses minimally invasive arthroscopic techniques so that downtime and immobility are greatly reduced. Dr. Glashow’s focus is not only a patient’s full recovery but the speed of that recovery to return to sport. To optimize this intent he coordinates post operative care which often involves interaction with physical therapists, coaches, and athletic trainers.

Routinely consulted for his opinion and treatment of elite athletes, Dr. Glashow acted as a medical media consultant for ESPN Sports and was a frequent guest on their morning sport commentary “Cold Pizza.” His guest appearances on news broadcasts include, CBS World News Tonight and most recently on CNN Evening News with John Roberts for his expertise on the usage of platelet –rich plasma (PRP) injections for expediting the healing process of certain injuries. He has been quoted in the New York Times, the New York Daily News, and the New York Post. For his superior patient care, Glashow has been awarded numerous distinctions. Castle Connolly a major healthcare research company has ranked him one of America’s Best Doctors, New York Magazine has featured him in numerous annual Best Doctors issues, and he has been listed as one of New York Metro Area’s Best Doctors every year since 2000.

He completed his undergraduate degree at Washington University. After receiving his medical degree from Cornell University Medical College, Dr. Glashow completed his residency at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City  in Orthopedic Surgery. He went on to earn subspecialty fellowship training in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery at the Southern California Orthopedic Institute/UCLA in Los Angeles, California: followed by a traveling Shoulder Fellowship in London, Ontario Canada and the University of Texas at San Antonio.

Board Certifications

  • Diplomat, American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • Diplomat, National Board of Medical Examiners
  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

Memberships

  • ABOS
  • AANA
  • American Medical Association
  • Medical Society of the State of New York
  • New York County Medical Society
  • The Society for Tennis Medicine
  • Science Shoulder Study Group
  • The Medical Strollers of New York
  • Independent Doctors of New York
  • Medical Advisory Board Sports Lab NYC

Awards

  • American Medical Association: Physician Recognition Award
  • Lenox Hill Hospital: Resident Teaching Award
  • New York Magazine: “Best Doctors in New York”
  • Castle and Connelly  “ Top Doctors”
  • “Guide to Americas Top Surgeons “
  • Castle and Connelly “ Best Orthopedic Surgeons in America’’

Consultant

  • General Electric
  • NBC Medical Department
  • Pfzier Medical Group
  • New York Rangers Hockey Club 1994-2000
  • Independent Doctors of New York Board of Directors
  • Equinox Fitness Clubs Medical Advisory Board – Director
  •  ESPN Sports Medical Consultant
  • University of Vienna, Austria -Teacher and Lecturer, Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery

Education

  • Cornell University Medical College, New York, New York, Doctor of Medicine, 1984; Honors: NIH Summer Research Fellowship Grant
  • Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri,  Bachelor of Arts, Biology; Honors: Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Assistant Instructor, Organic Chemistry, Dupont Fellowship – Cardiovascular, Pharmacology: Washington University School of Medicine, 1979

Post Graduate Training

  • Traveling Fellowshi, Shoulder Surgery, Charles A. Rockwood, M.D. University of Texas, Health Science Center San Antonio, Texas
  • Richard Hawkins, M.D., University Hospital London, Ontario, Canada
  • Fellowship in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic Surgery, Southern California Orthopaedic Institute / UCLA, Van Nuys, California James M. Fox, M.D., Director
  • Chief Resident 1988-1989, Resident 1985-1988 Orthopaedic Surgery Lenox Hill Hospital ,New York, New York
  • July 1986 – December 1986: Pediatric Orthopaedics, Harvard University, Boston Children’s Hospital
  • 1984 – 1985 Internship, General Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York

Licensure

  • New York State Medical License
  • Connecticut Medical License
  • Rhode Island Medical License
  • California Medical License
  • Drug Enforcement Administration License
  •  NPI

Appointments

  • Associate Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery,  Co- Chief of Sports Medicine, Private Service, Mount Sinai Hospital                 100th Street and Fifth Ave., New York, N.Y. 10029
  • Senior Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon, Lenox Hill Hospital, 100 East 77th Street New York, New York 10021

Committees:

  • Utilization Review Committee, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY
  • Blood Bank Committee, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY

Teaching Responsibilities

  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction for the Sports Medicine Fellowship at Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY, NISMAT 1994 t0 2004
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine for the Senior Resident Staff,  Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY, 1994 to 2004
  • Co-Chief sports Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY, 2005- Present

Publications and Presentations

  • Snyder, D.W.; Crafford, W.A., Jr.; Glashow, J.L.; Rankin, D.; Sobel, B.E.; Corr, P.B.: “Lysophosphoglycerides in Ischemic Myocardium Effluents and Potentiation of their Arrhymthmogenic Effects”;  American Journal of Physiology, 241:H 700 – H 707, 1981.
  • Scuderi, G.; Glashow, J.L.; O’Leary, P.F.: “Lumbar Laminectomy without Fusion for Spinal Stenosis: A Preliminary Report”; Presented at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the Alumni Association of the Hospital for Joint Disease Orthopaedic Institute, October 24, 1986.
  • Glashow, J.L.; Katz, R.; Schneider, M.; Scott, W.N.: “Double Blind Assessment of the Value of MRI for Anterior Cruciate and Meniscal Lesions”; Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, 71A, 1989.
  • Glashow, J.L.; Katz, R.; Schneider, M.; Scott, W.N.: “Alternative Diagnostic Methodology”; Arthroscopic Diagnosis and Treatment of Knee Disorders. W. Norman Scott, editor, W.B. Saunders, January 1990.
  • Glashow, J.L.: “Diagnosis of Knee Ligament Injuries – MRI”; Ligament and Extensor Mechanism Injuries of the Knee. W. Norman Scott, editor, Mosby Year Book, Inc., 1991.
  • Glashow, J.L.; Scott,W.N.: “Indications and a Surgical Philosophy for Managing Anterior Cruciate Ligament Disruption”, The Knee. W. Norman Scott, editor, Mosby Year Book Inc. 1994.
  • O’Leary, P.F.; Glashow, J.L.; Lospinuso, M.F.; Ghelman, B.: “Surgical Treatment of Lumbar Spine Stenosis with Degenerative Spondylolisthesis”; Scientific Exhibit at AAOS Annual Meeting, February 1989.
  • Glashow, J.L.; Scott, W.N.: “Surgical Treatment of the Arthritic Knee”; Surgical Rounds for Orthopaedics, November 1990.
  • Glashow, J.L.; Scott, W.N.: “The Contribution of the Infrapatellar Fad Pad to Patella Vascularity”; Presented at the Knee Society Program, New Orleans, 1990.
  • Glashow, J.L.; O’Leary, P.F.; Lospinuso, M.F.; Goldstein, J.M.: “Surgical Treatment of Lumbar Spinal Stenosis with Degenerative Spondylolisthesis”; Scientific Presentation, AAOS, New Orleans, 1990.
  •  Glashow, J.L.; Snyder, S.J.; Friedman, M.J.; Fenkel, R.D.: “Combined Arthroscopic and Mini-Lateral Deltoid Splitting Approach for the Treatment of Rotator Cuff Tears”; Presented at AAOS 58th Annual Meeting, Anaheim, California, March 1991.
  • Glashow, J.L.; Scott, W.N.: “Surgical Management of the Anterior Cruciate Ligament”; The Knee. W. Norman Scott, editor, CV Mosby in Press.
  • Glashow, J.L.: “Arthroscopic Distal Clavicle Resection Technical Demonstration of Arthroscopic vs. Open Shoulder Surgery”; Laguna Beach, California, 1994.
  • Glashow, J.L.; Mendoza, F.X.: “Subacromial Impingement”; Shoulder Surgery. F.X. Mendoza, editor, Springer and Verlag. In Press.
  • Glashow, J.L.; Mendoza, F.X.: “Labral Tears”; Shoulder Surgery. F.X. Mendoza, editor, Springer and Verlag. In Press.
  • Glashow, J.L.: “Advances in Shoulder Arthroscopy”;  Guest Lecturer, Northwest Sports Medicine Conference, Katmai, Alaska 2001
  • Glashow, J.L.; Mansfield, D.: “Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair a New Approach”; Presented at the Annual Lenox Hill Hospital Alumni Teaching Day, May 2002.
  • Glashow, J.L.; Mansfield, D.:  “Rotator Cuff Repair a New Approach”; Presented at the West Point Annual Sports Medicine Fellows Day, June 2002.
  • Glashow, J.L.; Alawahlia, S.: “Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair with MRI Follow Up and Early Results”; Presented at the Annual Lenox Hill Hospital Alumni Teaching Day, May 2003.
  • Glashow, J.L.; Alawahlia, S.:  “Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair with MRI Follow Up and Early Results”; Presented at the West Point Annual Sports Medicine Fellows Day, June 2003.
  • Glashow, J.L.; Johnson, K.P.: “Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair with Minimum Two Year Clinical and MRI Follow-up”; Presented at the Annual Lenox Hill Alumni Teaching Day, May, 2004.
  • Glashow, J.L.; Johnson, K.P.: “Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair with Minimum Two Year Clinical and MRI Follow-up”; Presented at the West Point Annual Sports Medicine Fellows Day, June, 2004.
  • Glashow, J.L., “Cox -2 Inhibitors for Pain Management”; Panel Discussion for Healthology Webcast, Aug.30, 2002.
  • Glashow, J.L.: “Arthroscopic Bankhart and Slap Repair/How Too Objective”; Guest Lecturer, Fla. Oct., 2003.
  • Glashow, J.L.: “Arthroscopic Rotator Repair Current Concepts and Rationale”; Guest Lecturer , Fla. Feb. 2004.
  • Glashow, J.L.:  “New Techniques in Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair”; Orthopaedic University Vienna, for the Congress of Professor Stefan Nehrer, Vienna, Austria, March, 2004.
  • Glashow, J.L.: “Arthroscopic Labral Repair”; Presented for the Austrian Society of Sports Medicine, Zurs, Austria, March 2004.
  • Glashow, J.L.: “ Steroid Use and Abuse”; Panel Discussion Outside Magazine/ESPN,  New York, N.Y., Nov. 2003.
  •  Glashow, J.L.: “Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair”; Presented at NISMAT, New York, N.Y. 2003
  • Glashow, J.L.: “Techniques in Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair Technical Pearls”; Expert Review Panel, North East Regional Sports Medicine Conference, Milford, Ct., June, 2004.
  • Glashow, J.L.: “ Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair in Overhead and Throwing Athletes”; Lecture presented at the Sports Medicine Conference for Primary Care Physicians, ATC’S and PT’S, Professional Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy, New York, N.Y., May 2004
  • Glashow, J.L.: “Arthroscopic Instability/Slap Repairs in Overhead and Throwing   Athletes”; Lecture presented at the Sports Medicine Conference for Primary Care Physicians, ATC’S and PT’S, Professional Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy, New York, N.Y. Sept., 2004
  • Glashow, J.L.: “Shoulder Update #1- The Rotator Cuff ”; Presented at the Symposium on Current Concepts in Orthopaedics, Sports Medicine and Bracing, Madison Square Garden, New York, N.Y., Oct.14, 2004.
  • Glashow, J.L.: “ Injury Prevention and Training Maximization ”; Lecture presented at the New York Life Insurance Co. for Employees and Fitness Staff, New York, N.Y., January 2005
  • Glashow, J.L.: “Shoulder Strength and Conditioning“, Lecture presented at the New York HIP Insurance Co. for Employees and Fitness Staff, Water St, New York, N.Y. June 16,2005.
  • Glashow, J.L.: “Acromian /AC  Joint Injuries in the Throwing Shoulder”, Lecture presented at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York, N.Y. 2005
  • Glashow, J.L.: “Othopaedics for the Primary Care Provider- Dislocations, AC Joint and Sports Injuries”, Lecture presented at Goldwurm Auditorium, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, N.Y., September 30, – Oct 1, 2005.
  • Glashow,J.L.: “ Sports Medicine and the Female Athlete” , New York Life Executive Women’s Conference, New York Life, New York, N.Y. ,  April, 2006.
  • Glashow, J. L.: “Biceps Repair and Triceps Injuries” ,  Lecture presented at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York, N.Y., May, 16, 2006.
  • Glashow, J. L.: “Othopaedics for the Primary Care Provider- Dislocations, AC Joint and Sports Injuries”, Lecture presented at Goldwurm Auditorium, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, N.Y., October, 2006.
  • Glashow, J. L : “ ACL Reconstruction”.  Lecture presented at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York, N.Y., May, 2007.
  • Glashow,  J. L. “ Non –Operative Fracture Care” , Metropolitan Shoulder Symposium,  Hatch Auditorium , Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, N.Y. Oct.20, 2007.
  •  Glashow, J. L.: “Othopaedics for the Primary Care Provider- Dislocations, AC Joint, and Sports Injuries,” Lecture presented at Goldwurm Auditorium, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, N.Y., November 2, 2007.
  • Glashow, J. L.: “Othopaedics for the Primary Care Provider- Dislocations, AC Joint, and Sports Injuries,” Lecture presented at Goldwurm Auditorium, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, N.Y., October 31-Nov.1, 2008.
  • Glashow, J. L.: “Othopaedics for the Primary Care Provider- Dislocations, AC Joint, and Sports Injuries,” Lecture presented at Goldwurm Auditorium, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, N.Y., October 31-Nov.1, 2009.
  • Glashow, J. L.: “All Inside ACL Technique is Better ,” ACL Symposium Debate.presented by American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, AAOS Top Orthopaedic Controversies #3321, New York, N.Y., September 26,2009.
  • Glashow, J. L.: “Othopaedics for the Primary Care Provider- Dislocations, AC Joint, and Sports Injuries,” Lecture presented at Goldwurm Auditorium, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, N.Y., October 30-October 31, 2009.
  • Glashow, J.L.: “Platelet Rich Plasma in Sports Medicine”; 28th Annual Symposium  Clinical Update in Anesthesiology, Surgery and Perioperative Medicine; `Presented at Paradise Island, Bahamas, January 19, 2010.
  • Glashow, J.L.: “Surgical Skills”; Toronto Roadshow; “Presented at Toronto, Canada , October,29, 2010.
  • Glashow, J.L.: “ Current Trends and Advances in Shoulder Surgery”, Shoulder Lecture Series, Florida, January 2012.
  • Glashow, J.L., Parsons, BP, Gladstone, J, Nevisaer, A, Flatow, E. Arthroscopic Biceps Tenodesis. Anatomic Landmarks, Accepted ASES.
  • Glashow, J.L,et al.  All Inside Arthroscopic Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction; early and mid term follow-up, Comparison of  Autograft and Allograft Techniques. Research in progress.
  • Glashow, JL et al. DeNovo Articular Cartilage Transplant in high level athletes 2 year follow up with MRI Correlation. Research in progress. Glashow, J.L. “ Compendium of Sports Medicine and  Orthopaedic Biologics” ,  Interactive Symposium presented by Arthro London, England  ,Sept., 28-29,2012.
  • Glashow,J.L.: Current Advances in Orthopedic Sports Medicine and How They Can Impact the Aging Athlete.” 13th Clinical Applications for Age Management Medicine, Las Vegas, Nevada , November  1-4, 2012.

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Dr. Jonathan Glashow, MD
737 Park Ave
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New York, NY 10021
(212) 794-5096